MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Starting life in a high-kill shelter in Texas is not the only adversity 4-month-old Dutch Shepherd Rocky has endured.
Rocky has battled pneumonia, an eye ailment and is living with a rare condition – megaesophagus.READ MORE: 7 Senators, Including Klobuchar, Travel To Ukraine
Megaesophagus is a swelling of the esophagus which causes Rocky to regurgitate his food.READ MORE: 2022 Minnesota State Fair: Higher Ticket Prices, Shorter Hours
But, a special hand-made chair allows Rocky to keep his puppy chow in his tummy.
Ruff Start Rescue, Rocky’s new home, also needs funding to treat four puppies sick with Parvovirus.MORE NEWS: 1 In 3 Americans Opting For eBooks
If you’d like to donate to help Rocky and friends, or are interested in adopting Rocky, visit Ruff Start Rescue online.